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Baltimore

Author/Artist: Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks
Title: Baltimore
Album: Real Emotional Trash
Tuning: CGDGAD



INTRO (0:00):

D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------2--------------------------------------------|
D|-4--2--0--4--2--0--2/4---4---4p2p0----------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------4----4----2h4p2h4----4--4--4--0--|
C|--------------------------------------------------------------------|



VERSE (0:07):

D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----5------------4--------------------------------------4-----------------------------|
G|----4------------2---------------------4----------------2---------------------4-------|
D|----4------------2-----------6---------4-------4--------2---------6-----------4-------|
G|----4------------2-----------4---------4-------2--------2---------4-----------4-------|
C|-----------------------------4-----------------2------------------4-------------------|
  You come on like gangbusters laying it thick   a boreal sleestack lost in the sticks


D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------5----------4--------------------------------------------4-----------------------------------|
G|-------4----------2----------------------4---------------------2---------------------------4-------|
D|-------4----------2-----------6----------4--------4------------2----------------6----------4-------|
G|-------4----------2-----------4----------4--------2------------2----------------4----------4-------|
C|------------------------------4-------------------2-----------------------------4------------------|
    It's warm for a witch trial don't you agree?    Cold are the hands that would ever touch me


D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------2------------------------------------------------|
D|-4--2--0--/4--2--0--2/4---4---4p2p0--------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------4----4--4----2h4p2h4--4--4--4-/-\-0--|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  

D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-5-----------4-------------------------------------------4-----------------------------|
G|-4-----------2-------------------4-----------------------2---------------------4-------|
D|-4-----------2---------6---------4----------4------------2---------6-----------4-------|
G|-4-----------2---------4---------4----------2------------2---------4-----------4-------|
C|-----------------------4--------------------2----------------------4-------------------|
   You got the energy of a classic creep with sex vibe for miles and shark eyes asleep


D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-5--------4-----------------------------------------4------------------------------|
G|-4--------2------------------4----------------------2----------------------4-------|
D|-4--------2-------6----------4----------4-----------2-------------6--------4-------|
G|-4--------2-------4----------4----------2-----------2-------------4--------4-------|
C|------------------4---------------------2-------------------------4----------------|
   No   intuition   no need to sleuth     poor is the man who would sully my youth


D|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------4--7--9--|
D|-4--2--0--/4--2--0--/4--2--0---------------------------------|
G|------------------------------4------2h4p2h4--4--4-----------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------|



CHORUS (0:58):

D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------12----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11----11--11-/-14-\-9----9--9----7-/9---9--9-11-9-11-9-11-7----4--7--9--|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11------11-/-14--9----9--9----9------9----------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------11-------11-10-9-10-11-10-11---8--8----|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|---------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------|
G|-11-12-11--9-11-9--7-9-7--6-7-6--|
C|---------------------------------|



SOLO (1:18):

D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-9---9--9-11--7--7--6-7-6-7-6-7--6--4--4--4-6--4-6-4--6--7-6-4-6-7p6p4-4-4-0-2----------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------4--4--4--|
C|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|---------------------------------------------/-9-9-7-7------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------9-9-7--5--7--7b9r7--5h7p5-2--2--2--|
G|---------2---2--4-2-4-2-4p2---2-----------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----2h4---4----------------4---4-2-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-2h4--------------------------------4-2--2------------------------------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|----------------6---6---6-7-6---6-7-6\4---4--------4\--|
A|-2-5--2-5-2-5/7---7---7-------7------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------|



SECOND VERSE (1:42):

D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-5----------4----------------------------------------4--------------------------------|
G|-4----------2---------------------4------------------2------------------------4-------|
D|-4----------2--------6------------4---------4--------2---------6--------------4-------|
G|-4----------2--------4------------4---------2--------2---------4--------------4-------|
C|---------------------4----------------------2------------------4----------------------|
 A one minute story is all that you are     a song undeveloped beyond the first bar


D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---5-----------4----------------------------------------4---------------------------------|
G|---4-----------2-------/9---7---6---4-------------------2-------------------------4-------|
D|---4-----------2-----------------------------4----------2------------6------------4-------|
G|---4-----------2-----------------------------2----------2------------4------------4-------|
C|---------------------------------------------2-----------------------4--------------------|
 For all of your hassle   what did you win     woe is the man with the Cheshire cat grin


D|------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------4--7--9--|
D|-4--2--0--4--2--0--/4--2--0---------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------4----4--4----2h4p2h4--4--4-----------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------|



CHORUS (2:08):

D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11----11--11-/-14--9----9--9----7-/9----9-11-9-11-9-11-7----4--7--9--|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|----------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------12------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11----11--11-/-14--9----9--9----9------9----------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------11-------11-10-9-10-11-10-11---8--8----|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D|-------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11-12-11--9-11-9--7-9-7--6-7-6------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1:
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11-12-11--9-11-9--7-9-7--6-7-6--9--7--11--9--12--11--14--12--16--14--16--14--*14tr16----------------16\----|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                                              *(trill)                      |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                                                     |
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11-12-11--9-11-9--7-9-7--6-7-6--7--6---9--7--11---9--12--11--14--12--16--14--*14tr16--------------\--------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|



PART 2 (2:47):

>> Riff 1:

    B    D        A     E
D|-------------------------------|
A|--6----9--------4----11--------|
G|--4----7--------2-----9--------|
D|--4----7--------2-----9--------|
G|--4----7--------2-----9--------|
C|-------------------------------|


>> Play Riff 1 five times (vocals enter on the 3rd time):

       B         D         A         E
   You criticize life, you criticize pain
       B         D                 A          E
   You criticize situations you've never been in
       B            D                A         E
   But dawn for the dilettantes will come soon enough alright


(3:08):

>> Riff 2:
D|---0-2-2h4--4-4p2p0-------7-9-9b11-----9p7----|
A|-2------------------2--/9------------------9--|
G|----------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------|
C|----------------------------------------------|
   [Play twice]


>> Play Riff 1 three times with the vocals (3:16):

       B        D               A           E
   The panic is leaking through every clear pore
        B      D        A         E
   Your animus weakened acetylene torch
      B            D               A             E
   So root for the crucifix on the skull full of rot alright


>> Play Riff 2 twice (3:28)



INTERLUDE (3:36):

D|-1-----------------------------9----9\----1--------------------------9----9--|
A|-2-----------------------11------11-------2--------------------11------11----|
G|-1------------------------9---------------1---------------------9------------|
D|-1------------------------9---------------1---------------------9------------|
G|-1------------------------9---------------1---------------------9------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
      I'm in love with the people           I'm in love with the saint


D|-1-------------------------------------|
A|-2---------------------9---------------|
G|-1---------------------7---------------|
D|-1---------------------7---------------|
G|-1---------------------7---------------|
C|---------------------------------------|
      I'm in love with a soldier    from


   Gtr 1:
D|-8-8-6-6-------------------------6-6-------------4-4----------------------------------------------|
A|---------9-9-7-7-6-6-4-4-6-6-7-7-----9-9-7-7-5-5-----7-7-5-5-4-4-5--4-2---------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 | Baltimore                       Baltimore       Baltimore       Baltimore woh woh woh woh woh    |
 |                                                                                                  |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                                           |
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------6----6---------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------4----4---------------------------|
D|-8-------------------------------6---------------4---------------4----4---------------------------|
G|-6-------------------------------4---------------2---------------4----4---------------------------|
C|-6-------------------------------4---------------2------------------------------------------------|



>> Gtr 2 plays Riff 1 four times (4:02)


   Gtr 1 enters during the 3rd time (4:10):
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--------|
D|-4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--x\----|
G|-4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--x\----|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------x\----|
                                                                        (pick scrape)


>> Gtr 1 (4:18):


D|---0-2-2h4--4-4p2p0-------7-9-9b11-----9p7----|
A|-2------------------2--/9------------------9--|
G|----------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------|
C|----------------------------------------------|
   [Play twice]


D|----4-6-6b7---6p4-------7-9-9b11-----9p7----|
A|-/6---------------6--/9------------------9--|
G|--------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------|
C|--------------------------------------------|


D|---0-2-2h4--4--2p0-------7-9-9b11---11--9p7----|
A|-2-----------------2--/9--------------------9--|
G|-----------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------|
                            hold bend---|


SOLO (4:34):

>> Gtr 1:
D|-7h9----9---9-9-9-9-9-9*-7*-6*-7*-6h7p6\4-6-4h6p4\2-4-2h4p2-4-2h4-2-----------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------5-4--5--4-|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                         *tremelo pick

D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-5/7--5--7/9--7--9/11--9--11-12-11-12/14--12-14/16-14/16\14-14p12-14p12-14/15/16\15\14--12\--|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


>> (4:49):
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-12--11--9--7--9b11-9----12--11--9--7--9b11-9----12--11--9--7--9b11-9---------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------9p8-9p8-8p7-7p6-*\-------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                                                  *continue random pull-offs 
                                                                                   as you slide down

   Gtr 1:
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--6b7r6--4--2--4b6--4-----6b7r6--4--2--4b6--4-----6b7r6--4--2--4b6--4----|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                                         |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                  |
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-12--11--9--7--9b11-9----12--11--9--7--9b11-9----12--11--9--7--9b11-9----|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1:
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-2p1-2p1----1---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------4-----4--2--0------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------4---------------6--4--6/7----9--7--9/11----14----14/16----------|
C|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                                                        |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                                 |
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-9-------7------6-------4---------------6--4--6/7----9--7--9/11---/14-14-14/16------/18-|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1:
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-11---9--11/12----14--12--14/16----16-16-16-14----11----12----11-----9-----9----11----9-9/11\9\7/9-------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                                                                         |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                                                  |
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------19--17--19/21----21-21-21-19-17--------------------------------------------------------|
G|-18--16--18/19------------------------------------18-19-18-19-18-19-18-19-18-19-18-19-18-19-18---16------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1:
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--9--9--9\7---------11-11-11-11\9----------------9--9--9\7----------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                                          |
 | Gtr 2:                                                                   |
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-16-16-16-14--16b18----------14-16--14------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------14--16----------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|


>> (5:39):
>> Gtr 2 ad-lib random leads

   Gtr 1:
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-0--------2-----3--4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
D|-0--------2-----3--4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
G|-0--------2-----3--4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1 [Play twice]:
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
D|-4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
G|-4----------------2----------------0--------2--------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|



ENDING (6:16):

   Gtr 1:
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|--4----7--------2-----9--------------4---------7----------|
D|--4----7--------2-----9--------------4---------7----------|
G|--4----7--------2-----9--------------4---------7----------|
C|----------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                          |
 | Gtr 2:                                                   |
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|--6----9--------4---/11--11b12-11----6--4--6--/9---9--9\--|
G|--4----7--------2----/9---9-----9----4--------/7---7--7\--|
D|--4----7--------2----/9---9-----9----4--------/7---7--7\--|
G|--4----7--------2----/9--------------4--------/7---7--7\--|
C|----------------------------------------------------------|


   Gtr 1:
D|------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--2----------9-------------------4--------------------------|
D|--2----------9-------------------4--------------------------|
G|--2----------9-------------------4--------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------|
 |                                                            |
 | Gtr 2:                                                     |
D|------------------------------------4--4h6--4--/11----------|
A|--4--2--4--/11---11b12-12--11----6--------------------------|
G|--2---------/9----9-----9---9-------------------------------|
D|--2---------/9----9-----9---9-------------------------------|
G|--2---------/9----------------------------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------|
                  hold bend--|